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Cass County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$65,000
To hire a qualified museum lighting professional to develop a museum lighting plan.
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Heritage Group North, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To enhance an existing walking tour with 14 kiosks broadening public access to Pine River's history.
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Heritage Group North, Inc.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,975

To implement a self-guided walking tour of the city of Pine River, Heritage Group North Inc. purchased thirteen kiosk displays and installed them at various historic building sites. Each kiosk, made of recycled plastic, displays historic information and photographs from an earlier period. In addition to the kiosks, a tri-fold brochure was designed showing the locations of the walking tour. They are available at the Pine River Chamber Information Center. The walking tour serves to remind residents and visitors of the inherent history to be found in many of the city's structures.

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MIGIZI Communications
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$81,490
To complete research on the impact of the Federal Urban Indian Relocation Program in Minneapolis.
Recipient
Cass County Historical Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,516
To provide better public access to 1,012 black and white negatives documenting Cass County history through a digitization project
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Minnesota Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$66,213
Partners: Northland Schools, Remer, and Washington Technology Magnet School, St. Paul Improving the educational achievement of Minnesota's students is a strategic priority for MNHS. The Educational Achievement initiative allows MNHS to create partnerships with two school districts
Recipient
Minnesota Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$70,272
Improving the educational achievement of Minnesota's students is a strategic priority for MNHS. The Educational Achievement initiative allows MNHS to create partnerships with three school districts--one rural, one suburban and one urban--and evaluate how a variety of educational programs measurably improve student achievement across multiple grade levels over multiple years.
Recipient
Heritage Group North, Inc.
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,521
To scan and digitize 118 glass plate negatives for greater public accessibility.
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Heritage Group North, Inc.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
To hire a historian to prepare a nomination of the Pine River Depot for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places
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Heritage Group North, Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
To digitize the contents of the John M. Rohr Film Collection, 16mm film shot in Pine River MN from the 1940s through the 1960s.
Recipient
Headwaters Science Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,279
To gain intellectual and physical control of historic objects held in public trust.
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Heritage Group North, Inc.
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,835
To add 68 standard Minnesota historic preservation and history titles to broaden public accessibility.
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Heritage Group North, Inc.
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,799
To add 49 standard Minnesota museum titles to broaden public accessibility.
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Heritage Group North, Inc.
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,483
To purchase software that will allow better intellectual control of and public access to historical records and artifacts.
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Pine River Fire Department
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,390
To publish a history of the Pine River Fire Department, 1911-2011.
Recipient
Pine River Fire Department
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,695

Conservators completed a detailed Condition Report for a 90-year-old 1919 Waterous Fire Engine owned by the Pine River Fire Department. The extent of original finish present is unusually extensive in an engine of this age and the Pine River Fire Department was advised to maintain as much of the original finish as possible. They were also advised to improve the storage/display environment as necessary to provide optimal conditions, which will benefit the long term preservation of this significant object.

Recipient
Kabekona Lake Association
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,050
To hire a qualified professional to advise on preserving the institutional history of a northern lake community.
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,649

Partner Organizations: Heritage Group North, Inc., Pine River Fire Department and Chamber of Commerce.

Recipient
The Trust for Public Land
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

National Register of Historic Places nomination preparation and a management plan for the 47-acre Two Points property on Ottertail Peninsula, Leech Lake. Included is a spatial analysis of physical artifacts, researching documentation of the site, creating and annotating maps, taking photos and completing the nomination form with attachments and bibliography.